About Us

Cherokee Asphalt Solutions LLC (CAS) is a Native American owned, Chicago-based company that provides asphalt pavement preservation, maintenance and installation solutions for airports, roadways and parking lots.


Your savings are accomplished by utilizing a proprietary pavement solution and application process that is also environmentally friendly thus allowing you to double or even triple the useful life of the surface.  Our solution has been certified by the Federal Aviation Administration (P-608 specification). 

CAS is also recognized as an Indian-owned Economic Enterprise (IEE) having satisfied all federal government requirements.

Mission, Vision, Values

Our passion for innovation and dedication to serving our customers and community is apparent in all we do. We believe our mission, vision and values set our team and company apart. These principles inspire us to achieve more and serve as the guide for how we operate our business now and into the future.

Mission: Building relationships through customer focused solutions

Vision: Recognized leader through performance, trust and value


  •          We operate with honesty and integrity
  •          We are committed to safety
  •          We hold ourselves accountable
  •          We believe in teamwork and collaboration
  •          We pursue continuous improvement
  •          We are actively engaged in our community


Andrew Johnson, President

Jacob Johnson, Vice President - Sales and Marketing

Mark Velker, Project Manager

Craig Bennett, General Counsel and Contract Specialist




  • On schedule
  • On budget
  • Honesty and integrity
  • Reliable and responsive
  • Final product that exceeds expectation